Allentown Morning Call
Cosplay convention draws thousandsAllentown Morning Call
Roman Todd of Marlboro, N.J., said cosplay is a harmless escape from reality. "This is how I have fun," said Todd, 17, who portrayed a character in maid's attire. "I wish I could dress every day like this." "It's fun to come meet new people who are ...
Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costumes causing controversyfox13now.com
(CNN) — Halloween is a long way off but one costume already has emerged as controversial. Several retailers are offering Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costumes featuring variations of the ensemble worn by the transgender trailblazer for her iconic Vanity ...
Cosplay could turn into Hollywood careerLongview News-Journal
Scooti Harper, who hand-stitched every stripe on her Victorian corset-and-bustle gown, said she hopes to become "a seamstress in the costume industry." "That's the ultimate goal for me," said the 26-year-old, who belonged to the "Women of the Haunted ...
KRQE News 13
City of Albuquerque pushes equal pay for men and womenKRQE News 13
Danielle McPhaul dreams of being a designer. “I plan on working in the costume industry, so this is like a great starting point,” Danielle told KRQE News 13. She's currently serving an internship at Off Broadway, a vintage clothing and costume shop in ...
Corvallis Gazette Times
OSU professor gives history a fresh lookCorvallis Gazette Times
As the national president of the Costume Society of America, Mullet may be one of the costume industry's leading experts when it comes to understanding people based on their dress. Mullet has taught at OSU for more than 11 years and represented the ...
WPSD Local 6
Alumna donating costume to replace missing SIU mascotWPSD Local 6
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - A Southern Illinois University graduate who works in the athletics costume industry is donating a new suit to her alma mater to replace its missing mascot. One of the two official Saluki mascot costumes at the Carbondale school ...
Deadly Halloween Across the NationNYT > Halloween - Nov 2, 2014
At least 15 people were killed and nine others injured in accidents and a fire connected to the festivities from California to New York.
3 Girls Killed in Hit-and-Run While Trick-or-Treating in Santa AnaNYT > Halloween - Nov 1, 2014
The girls, two of whom were twin sisters, were in a marked crosswalk when they were struck by a sport utility vehicle Friday evening, the authorities said.
Halloween Creeps In Where Local Tradition Ruled the Living and Dead NYT > Halloween - Oct 31, 2014
As Mexicans prepare for the annual observance commemorating departed ancestors, they are also debating the influence of Halloween on the holiday.